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Day 3 – Larrasoana to Pamplona

Mood – stiff and sore
Distance walked – 12.5km
Average Pace – 4.2km/hr
Actual walking time – 3:00:10
Total time taken with stops for food, rest and photos – 3hrs 30mins… 658 more words


Must Visit City: San Sebastián

San Sebastián is located in the north of Spain, sharing the French border. It is a city with an Atlantic Ocean view, and was my second favorite city that I visited in Spain, with Barcelona being number one. 279 more words


San Sebastian - Favourite Pintxo Bars

The fact that San Sebastian is home to two of the top 50 restaurants in the world and boasts more Michelin stars per capita than any other city, is common knowledge and an indication of the… 1,103 more words


Day 8: Logroño to Ventosa

After a short 10km walk, Mikey arrived in Logroño and met up with Frank. A university town of 125,000, Logroño is also the capital of La Rioja – the famed wine producing region in Spain. 439 more words

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WPC: Dinnertime is Pintxos in the Basque Country of Spain

From my friend Jessica, ‘PAIS VASCO (BASQUE COUNTRY). This whole area is famous for pintxos, which are NOT tapas (do not call them that!!), but rather small bites all on one toothpick. 239 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge

San Sebastian - Belle Epoque Charm And Sublime Finger Food

“I am a picky non vegetarian” I proclaim to Jon Galdos of Basque Tours, as we set out on our pintxo tour in the pedestrian only… 1,118 more words


Rest Day 1: Pamplona

The first three days of the Camino are said to be the hardest. They were! As such, Frank and Mikey took a rest day to recuperate and take care of mundane tasks like laundry and setting up Spanish SIM cards. 211 more words

Stage One